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Friday, May 14th, 2010
By William Kincaid
FORT RECOVERY - After six years of tedious consideration, board of education members decided adding on to the existing school is the best option.
A new 47,000-square-foot high school wing will be added to the middle/elementary school, creating an almost consolidated district, according to Superintendent Pat Niekamp. The current high school gym, vo-ag area and commons will be saved. [More]
Division III Softball Sectional at Elida
By Ryan Hines
ELIDA - There seems to be no quit in the Fort Recovery softball team.
Facing a 7-1 deficit, Fort Recovery rallied with seven runs in the final three innings with Josie Guggenbiller delivering the game-winning hit in an 8-7 come-from-behind win over Coldwater in Division III sectional final action at Elida's Dorothy Edwards Field. [More]
Obituaries on May 14th, 2010
Linda Bollenbacher, 54, Celina, died at 10 a.m. May 13, 2010, at Celina Manor N [More]
Zoe Ilene Michele Crider, 10, Mendon, died May 12, 2010, at Van Wert County Hospital. [More]
Marjorie V. Goodwin, 90, St. Marys, died at 2:40 p.m. May 13, 2010, at Otterbei [More]
James A. (Jim) Miller, 72, Hicksville, died May 12, 2010, at Hickory Creek in Hicksville. [More]
Alvin B. Muhlenkamp, 78, Portland, Ind., died at 11:10 p.m. May 12, 2010, at his home. [More]
Carol J. Grieshop Schmiesing, 63, Sidney, died of natural causes May 13, 2010, at her home. [More]
Harland Eugene "Gene" Roby, 83, Wapakoneta, died at 3:50 p.m. May 12, 2010, at his home. [More]
Local pictures on May 14th, 2010
Subscriber only stories on May 14th, 2010
County office jumps in
Meet, think, make it happen: advisor
St. Marys gets ready for possible new business
1 of 3 pollution complaints related to farms, none major
Students spend day improving community
Iris are loved for their beauty, fragrance
Coldwater slips past Riverdale by one run
Parkway and Minster moving on
Local teams toss pair of no-hitters
Rockford's Roediger enjoys time on track